French

Library Databases

L’Encyclopedie Canadienne (Canadian Encyclopedia)

This French-language version of the Canadian Encyclopedia provides comprehensive, objective and accurate information for students, readers and scholars on Canadian people, places and events.

L’Encyclopedie Decouverte

A French-language version of World Book Encyclopedia. Excellent selection of encyclopedia articles, pictures, maps, charts and audio and video clips on a wide variety of topics. Perfect for students of all ages, especially French immersion students.

Universalis Junior

A version of Encyclopedie Universalis especially for kids. Perfect for younger students (K-7), especially those in French immersion.

On the Web

Bescherelle

This fabulous online verb conjugator offers free quizzes on spelling, vocabulary and conjugation, as well as simple printable rule sheets on verb conjugation in a variety of tenses.

Disney Jeux

Play fun French games based on your favourite Disney movies!

Duolingo

A fun website designed to help you read and write in multiple languages. 

SparkNotes – French Vocabulary

French vocabulary words broken down into easy to study categories, such as health, directions, relationships and time.

Top French Verbs Test

Take this free quiz with a 100 questions on verb conjugation!

WordReference

WordReference is a free online language dictionary. It defines common words and modern slang in both French and English.